Want to make a group booking?

Just let us know your requirements via our group request form below or call us in Dublin on +353 1 6716277 for immediate help! Our professional reservation team is here to help!

We can accommodate youth and school groups of all ages including junior school / primary school groups, high school and secondary school groups.

Coming over to Dublin for a special event, concert or game? Or are you just looking for few action packed days in Ireland with your friends? We are at the best locations and have long standing relationship with many activity providers!

Explore Dublin with your group of friends! Saying in the heart of the city center means you are always close to entertainment while also being surrounded by all cultural attractions. Live the city!

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Why book with Barnacles?

Assistance with group bookings

We know how difficult it can be booking large groups of people! We can help you take the hassle out of the process!

Extra services available

We will make sure that your group are allocated private rooms to enhance your trip experience! Group meals and packed lunches are available and if you would like suggestions of activities suitable for your group, if you need transfers to and from the airport, or private transfers to your group activity or event get in touch for more information!

Great safety features

Safety features include 24 hour reception, key card access to hostel, under bed storage lockers for safe-keeping of luggage and safety deposit boxes at reception


Frequently asked questions

Is breakfast included in the price?

Yes! A light continental breakfast which includes juice, tea/coffee/hot chocolate and a selection of cereals, breads and preserves is included in the price. This is available on a self-service basis in the kitchen between 7am and 9.30am daily. Special dietary requirements may be catered for, please get in touch in advance of our arrival!

There is a common room and a communal kitchen. Both of these common areas are closed between midnight and 6:00am for cleaning and to minimise noise inside the hostel. The kitchen is also closed just after breakfast for cleaning. There are fridges and storage cupboards if you wish to buy food and cook for yourself. Make sure to check out the equipment before you go grocery shopping!

All bed linen is included in your price. Towels are provided in Twin and Double rooms; and are available for hire at reception for guests in shared rooms.

Yes. All rooms have an ensuite bathroom. This includes a private toilet and shower.

Yes! There is free WiFi through the hostel building and you can also use computers free of charge in the common room.

There are large lockers under each set of bunks.  You can use your own lock or purchase one from the vending machine.

Safety deposit facilities are available (suitable for cameras, documents, laptops etc) for small daily charge. Please note that these facilities may only be available when there is a manager on duty so make sure to check this if you are storing something! We also operate a left luggage facility where you can store your bags during or after departure for €1 per bag.

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